The Duke product will not be a 76er next season.
According to reports, the Philadelphia 76ers have declined to pick up Jahlil Okafor’s fourth-year option. He will be an unrestricted agent following the 2017-2018 season.
The 76ers were reportedly looking for trade partners, but were unable to find any teams willing to match what they believed was equal value.
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Jahlil Okafor's tenure with #Sixers will end following this season. Source confirms the team will not pick up his fourth-year option.
— Keith Pompey (@PompeyOnSixers) October 31, 2017
Okafor has struggled to see minutes this season and has appeared in just one game for the 76ers. He recorded 10 points in 22 minutes in a 128-94 blowout win versus the Toronto Raptors.
For his career, Okafor has averaged 14.5 points, 6.0 rebounds and 1.2 assists per game.
Okafor was drafted third overall in the 2015 NBA Draft.